(CBS DETROIT) – Police are seeking assistance locating a suspect in connection to a homicide at a market in Detroit.

On Monday, Jan. 17, at around 9:16 p.m., in the 20400 block of James Couzens, at the market (Green Light Partner), the suspect attempted to purchase liquor.

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Suspect wanted in connection to homicide at Detroit market. | Credit: Detroit Police Department

As a 64-year-old male opened a door to exit the register area, the suspect produced a weapon and fired shots, fatally wounding the victim.

Then the suspect pointed his gun at a 37-year-old male, demanding that he open the cash registers.

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After that, the suspect fled on foot with two cash register drawers containing an undisclosed amount of U.S. Currency.

He fled westbound toward Winthrop Street.

Police say the suspect is a male, approximately 6’0”, wearing a black mask, blue and white flannel jacket with a hood, black pants, and black shoes.

If anyone recognizes this suspect or has any information about this crime, they are urged to call the Detroit Police Department’s Homicide Unit at 313-596-2260 or Crimes Stoppers at 1-800-Speak Up.

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